Man Gets Thrown from Vehicle in Winterport Accident 

Waldo County sheriff’s deputies say speed played a part in a pick up truck that wrecked in Winterport and sent one man to the hospital.Deputies say 61-year-old Michael Jordan was heading north on Monroe Road, near the intersection of Route 69 about 11 o’clock this morning. The area’s known as Ellingwood Corner.They say Jordan ran off into the shoulder of the road, went into a skid, then crossed back over the road and rolled into a ditch. The truck finally stopped when it hit some trees.Jordan was thrown out of it and found several yards away.He was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center, where he’s listed in fair condition.